Kara Zor-El

Supergirl #21 cover by Terry and Rachel Dodson

Supergirl #21 Review: The Avenger of Krypton

This represents a dark pace in the story of Kara Zor-El, but it’s entirely understandable.The comic justifies this anger and sorrow by reminding the reader that Kara is technically older than Kal and was a teenager when Krypton exploded She remembers what the planet was actually like, and all Kal has is artifacts, stories, but[...]

Man of Steel #4 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Man of Steel #4 Review: The Awkward Middle Child of the Story

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Superman and Supergirl are now facing Rogol Zaar in Metropolis. He shows incredible strength and cunning, even enough to face both Superman and Supergirl. Kara is fighting in a perpetual fury due to the fate of Kandor, but Kal knows that this fight could potentially tear Metropolis apart. He tries to push Rogol […]

Supergirl #20 cover by Robson Rocha, Daniel Henriques, and Michael Atiyeh

Supergirl #20 Review: A Convoluted yet Delightful Final Issue for the Girl of Tomorrow

Her speech in the admittedly rushed finale is enjoyable and serves to show why Kara Zor-El is awesome.[caption id="attachment_828549" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Supergirl #20 art by Robson Rocha, Daniel Henriques, and Michael Atiyeh[/caption]Robson Rocha’s artwork looks great, bringing the action, detailing, and emotions to life in an excellent manner Supergirl herself has a fantastic full-page panel[...]


Supergirl Season 3, Episode 6 Recap: Midvale

This article contains spoilers for the Supergirl season three episode – Midvale. Supergirl does Riverdale in the almost all-flashback episode called Midvale. In an attempt to help Alex feel better after her breakup with Maggie, Kara borrows J'onn's car/spaceship and drives her adopted sister to their home in Midvale to spend time with their mother […]


Supergirl Season 3: Young Alex And Kara Work To Help A Missing Boy

In the next episode of Supergirl, Kara (Melissa Benoist) and Alex (Chyler Leigh) travel back to Midvale to help Alex deal with what happened between her and Maggie (Floriana Lima). Besides getting to see an appearance by Helen Slater as Eliza Danvers, we are also supposed to see Erica Durance again as Alura Zor-El. This […]


Supergirl Season 3 Will Give Kara A New Suit… But For How Long?

The CW and Warner Bros TV like to change things up and give their characters new costumes… a lot. The Flash (Grant Gustin) will be going to his third version of the suit with the season 4 return. Green Arrow (Stephen Amell) upgraded, went sleeveless then remembered they shot in Vancouver and the sleeves returned. […]

Mon-El's Secret Is Revealed On Supergirl – How It Changes Everything

The secret that Mon-El has been trying to keep from Kara is going to be revealed tonight as his parents show up played by Teri Hatcher and Kevin Sorbo. While at the Pally Fest this weekend, actress Melissa Benoist explained to Rotten Tomatoes how this reveal, 'Changes Everything'. Well, when you find out that the […]

Mr. & Mrs. Mxyzptlk – Now That's A Tongue Twister

The main storyline here is of course about Mr. Mxyzptlk coming to National City, but as executive producers Jessica Queller and Robert Rovner remind us, this is also the first Valentine's Day for Alex and Maggie… and the first Valentine's Day that Alex actually cares about. Oh… and Winn Schott goes on a date… with […]

"I Feel Strong, Empowered And Beautiful." – Melissa Benoist Talks Being Supergirl

Benoist descrbes the series as an epic adventure that follows Kara Zor-El, Superman's cousin, as she discovers her powers, becomes a hero and reveals Supergirl to the world all while balancing her daily life, relationships and work.Supergirl debuts October 26th on CBS.[youtube]https://youtu.be/oVsDOimbN6o[/youtube] Extra talked with Supergirl star Melissa Benoist about her upcoming role, the stunts[...]

Latest Supergirl Promo Adds Confusion To Origin Story

In this new promo spot for Supergirl, we get our first look at Laura Benanti as Alura Zor-El, mother of Kara Zor-El played by Melissa Benoist The trailer focuses on Kara's decision to stay in the shadows for over two decades and her struggling to become a hero like her cousin.In the clip they say she[...]

New Supergirl Trailer Brings in The Phantom Zone

Seems Kara Zor-El's ship was sent off course by a shock wave from the planet exploding and was sent into the Phantom Zone She was there 24 years where no time passes.The inclusion of the Phantom Zone in the setup gives the series a source for super-powered baddies in the same way the particle accelerator[...]

Mehcad Brooks Is The New Jimmy Olsen

In the series Olsen is an experienced photographer working for CatCo., the same media company where Kara Zor-El (Melissa Benoist) works as an assistant to the as-of-yet uncast Cat Grant He's been living and working in National City of late, but why remains a secret.Olsen is set to be a love interest for the main character.Brooks[...]

Casting For Supergirl Begins – What They Are Looking For

So what are they looking for? According to TVLine they are currently casting two parts - Kara Zor-El (Kara Danvers) and her older foster sister Alexandra "Alex" Danvers. For Kara Zor-El aka Kara Danvers, the show is eyeing Caucasian females, age 22 to 26, to play 24 As the series’ mythology goes, Kara at age 12 was[...]

CBS Jumps Into Comic Game With Series Commitment To Supergirl

TV for Supergirl.The show is being developed by Greg Berlanti (Arrow, The Flash) and will focus on a 24 year old Kara Zor-El who has been hiding her powers that she shares with her famous cousin, but decides to final embrace her abilities and become a hero The show will be executive produced by Berlanti,[...]